Stand 1

Rich TV

At Rich TV we create and produce videos bespoke to your business and website. Website / online video is now the fastest growing and most cost effective marketing medium for your business. Those who are using video to connect, engage, market, promote and educate their customers are leading the way in their niche. Our specialities include video production, editing facilities, DVD authoring, transfer services (cine, HD DV Cam etc) and are suppliers to the BBC, Sky and ITV.

0161 635 6207

Stand 2 and 3

GM Business Connect

GM Business Connect Magazine is a business to business bi-monthly magazine that is available both in a printed and electronic format. It covers many of the major business hubs across Greater Manchester, with an emphasis on B2B networking and bringing Manchester’s business community together. What’s more – it’s completely free.

0161 969 8632

Stand 4


AsOne have been delivering award winning digital business development for ambitious businesses since 2001. With over a decade of experience AsOne can plan and deliver all elements of your digital business growth strategy.

We are passionate about creating original secure and engaging online experiences. Our successes stem from our ability to understand business, and our outstanding team have the expertise to support and transform our client’s digital and marketing strategies. We ensure that we tailor our services to each of our clients needs, providing:

• Digital Strategies - Researched, planned and executed with expert experience

• Imaginative Design - Creatively presenting brand identity

• Website, eCommerce and Web App Development - Concentrating on conversion rate optimisation

• Mobile Apps - Improving engagement and reach

• Security & Protection - Protecting digital services from attacks and preventing downtime

Stand 5 and 6


Suppliers of multi functional photocopy and print systems, along with associated print management software’s. Having partners that include Sharp, Samsung, Kyocera, Papercut and Print-fleet allow us to tailor the most financially viable and cost effective solution for all business needs. From single desktop laser print requirements to multisite corporate organisations we can cater for all needs. 

0161 480 4001

Stand 7 and 8

innov8 Conference Services

innov8 Conference Services are professional congress organisers who specialize in Association Congresses and Meetings. innov8 is one of the UK's leading Conference Services Agencies by providing a wide variety of services to help manage and support events. innov8 also run and support their own portfolio of business events including:

- The Trafford Business Expo

- The Stockport Business Expo

- The Cheshire Business Expo

- The Sales Conversion Conference

- The Greater Manchester Business Awards

- The Social Media Conference

0161 300 6396

Stand 9

Portakabin Ltd

Portakabin is the pioneer of modular construction in Europe, delivering interim and permanent bespoke buildings, of any size and to fulfil almost any application, site and design. It has provided award-winning off-site accommodation solutions of outstanding quality and exceptional service, with unrivalled on time and on budget performance, for over 50 years across 7 countries.

Stand 10

1 Events Media

1 Events Media (1EM) are an events management company and organisers of the North West E3 Business Awards (www.e3businessawards.co.uk), E3 Business Expo (www.e3businessexpo.co.uk) and monthly 1EM Networking Events held across the region.

01254 790 786

Stand 11

Premium Collections

For all your credit management requirements Premium Collections Limited have the solution to suit you. Operating on a national and international basis we can tailor a package of products and services to meet your requirements.
Staffed by dedicated professionals with over 60 years combined experience of handling virtually every type of debt issue.
The company was formed in November 2002 and is owned by our Managing Director, Paul Daine FCICM. Paul’s particular areas of expertise are the motor finance, insurance, commercial and international debt collection sectors.
The company is a force to be reckoned with in an industry that is constantly evolving in order to keep up with changing legislation, economic cycles, interest rate and currency fluctuations and most importantly: Elusive Debtors!
Services include B2B collections, B2C collections, international collections, absconder tracing, asset repossessions, status reporting and litigation support.
Offices in Altrincham, Harrogate and Dublin.


Stand 12


The FSB is the largest business organisation in the UK with 4,500 members in the Greater Manchester and North Cheshire region and nearly 200,000 nationally. Formed to lobby government on behalf of the 5.5 million small to medium enterprises the FSB offers a number of services and essential services to it's members either within the body of membership or at discounted prices.

With a substantial amount of national and local business networking the FSB is a one stop solution for companies from 0 staff to 250 employees.


Stand 13 and 14

Department for International Trade

The demand is out there. You should be too.

Home to cutting edge innovators, a place that nurtures talent and creates exceptional products and services. This is your opportunity to sell to the world.


Stand 15

NB Data

NB Data supplies and distributors a range of telecoms products and services designed to improve business performance and help you to communicate with ease.

NB Data only works with manufacturers and suppliers of telecommunications products and services whom we know have the same passion for supporting the customer as we do. Household names like BT, Konftel, Jabra, Panasonic, Sennheiser, Polycom, VTech, Amplicomms, ATL and our own brands ProTelX and GPO Retro. Through our vast knowledge of the telecoms and the electronics industry we have supplied many satisfied customers for over 25 years. As well as supplying the NHS, Police, the Public Sector, Financial Institutions and Government Agencies we offer all our customers, whether they are a one man band, a SME, retail or enterprise, our impartial advice and a huge selection of products with next day delivery from our own purpose built warehouse.

We specialise in Call Recording, IP Telephony, Audio Conferencing, Cordless Phones, Utility Bill Savings, Interactive Screens, Business Answering Machines, Telephone Accessories, CAT5 & CAT6 and Office Headsets including our own brand, ProTelX and through sister company GPO Retro we have revitalised the world of retro with our own unique range of Retro Rhones, Vinyl Record Players and DAB Radios.

Your customer’s experience is more vital to your success than ever before and NB Data will help you to deliver lifetime customer value with the latest, most innovative solutions, the best possible advice and the most competitive product prices.

We aim to be your lowest risk best value supplier of telecoms products and services.

Whatever your requirement call us on 0161 767 2540 or E mail sales@nbdata.co.uk

Take a peek at our comprehensive range of products at www.nbdata.co.uk

Follow us on Twitter @vitaltelecoms, or Linkedin NB Data
NB Data, Unit 6 Park 17, Moss Lane, Whitefield, Manchester, M45 8FJ


Stand 16

Creating Adventures

Creating Adventures is a registered charity which aims to enrich the lives of adults living with autism and complex learning disabilities through a programme of stimulating activities with a therapeutic outcome.

Age is merely a number and for many adults they still want to enjoy the activities they will have enjoyed as a child but are not available now. Creating Adventures is about breaking down those perceptions and barriers that exist in the community and giving adults in need the activities that they want to enjoy – activities which will offer them an improved quality of life.


Stand 17


Gigacycle Ltd is one of the leading I.T asset disposal (ITAD) and computer recycling firms in the UK. It asset disposal and data destruction specialists


Stand 18


Datacentreplus is a server hosting company based in Manchester that offers Dedicated Servers, Colocation and Cloud Services. We know how important support is to our customers, so we make it our priority.

0161 464 6101

Stand 19

Text Local

With over 165,000 users and a billion messages sent, Textlocal have led the industry for online based text services in the UK for over a decade. Our self-service SMS platform allows businesses to send bulk marketing campaigns, schedule alerts, attach forms or vouchers, and insert website links, all with campaign tracking tools to measure effectiveness.

Our award-winning online SMS platform is totally free and comes with a free text-in keyword on our standard rate ‘60777’ short number. Visit Textlocal today and start sending bulk messages to your customers today with 100 free SMS credits. Alternatively, text ‘Show’ to 62277 to get started today.

Stand 20

Cheshire Business Services

Cheshire Business Services is here to help you make the right choice for your business communications.

We can provide a wide choice in terms of networks, and mobiles as well as fixed line services, cloud computing and complete communication packages.

Get the right deal every time with our free, no obligation service to check you’re on the best tariff by evaluating your usage habits and spend. We provide a completely impartial review of your telecoms.

One point of contact, means we deal directly with the networks, saving you time do the important things. We pride ourselves on first class account management and expert advice, whether you’re face to with our account manager, on the phone or email.

Providing telecom solutions for businesses of all sizes we can tailor our products and services to suit individual needs.

Stand 21

The Burning Night Group

The Bierkeller Entertainment Complex is a multi-bar venue situated in the heart of Manchester City Centre The Venue is home to The Bierkeller, Shooters Sports Bar, Around the World Bar and Ski Lodge

07808 857 107


Stand 23

Atherton Clarke LLP

Atherton Clarke are Chartered Certified Accountants and Tax Consultants. We specialise in Tax Investigations, R&D Tax Credits, Video Games Tax Relief, and tax matters for landlords.

01204 842633

Stand 24


Specialist lender Together provides funding on residential, commercial and semi-commercial properties, as well as land and developments, working with all kinds of customers, from SMEs and LLPs to sole traders and the self-employed. For more information visit www.togethermoney.com


Stand 25


Bizspace has been providing workspaces for over a decade and a half, growing from one site in 2000 to our current nationwide location portfolio. We have stacks of experience in supporting customers and finding the right space for each one. We also understand the challenges involved when growing a business. We have over 180 staff and aim to have the best team in the industry — attracting and retaining talented people with a common commitment to providing excellent customer service.

0161 877 5579

Stand 26 and 27

Curios Critters

Curious critters is an animal interaction, education and phobia business

Looking for an event with a difference, curious critters has hands on fun getting up close and personal with a large range of creepy crawlies, reptiles and exotic animals

Have you got what it takes to try a bush tucker food challenge?

School education is vital and curious critters covers all aspects of the curriculum in many interesting ways 

Animal assisted therapy is proven to improve patients emotional and cognitive functions  as well as overcoming phobias with the use of animal 

07788 231068

Stand 28

Wayte Travel

Our first class service offering means we take care of all your business travel requirements, allowing you to take care of your business. We believe our team at Wayte Travel are the most experienced, talented and client-driven within the business travel industry providing an unrivalled booking experience.

Stand 29

Bennett Verby

Bennett Verby are accountancy, business advice and tax-planning specialists based in Manchester and Stockport, working with businesses of all sizes throughout the UK.

0161 476 9000

Stand 30

Purple Porcupine Design Ltd

Purple Porcupine Design Ltd produce websites, litho and digital print, print design, large format and outside advertising displays. We are based in Stockport, Greater Manchester and have over 25 years experience…there’s not much we can’t offer! Our ethos is to deliver a quality website development and print design service on budget and on deadline. We believe in thinking outside of the box and we pride ourselves on our creativity, individuality and originality.

0161 285 9753

Stand 31

Ralli Solicitors LLP

Ralli Solicitors LLP is a leading UK law firm with offices in Manchester and London, which provides high quality legal advice tailored to both businesses and individuals. We address the specific objectives and concerns of each client through our flair and technical expertise. 0161 832 6132

Stand 32

Winstanley Electrical

Winstanley Electrical have almost 40 years experience in the electrical industry in all aspects of commercial / industrial installations. We are a highly skilled electrical company providing a friendly and reliable service where all aspects of our work are completed to an extremely high standard.

We carry out all types of electrical services such as repairs, maintenance, installations, testing & inspections and offer highly competitive prices with free quotations. We are fully qualified electricians, up-to-date with all current regulations, 17th Edition City and Guilds qualified and ECS Approved. 

01942 615069

Stand 33 and 34

The Headshot Guy®

The Headshot Guy is the UK’s leading brand in taking professional headshots at events and for business professionals/company teams. We operate on a corporate level and across the UK. Our Headshot process is designed to create a visual marketing tool that will help you stand out from the crowd, attracting new opportunities. Professional headshots from The Headshot Guy® can give you the edge on promoting your corporate and professional image.

0800 0234565

Stand 35 and 36

Lead Forensics

Lead Forensics identifies the anonymous visitors to your website – giving you the valuable contact details so that you can start a valuable sales conversation.


Stand 37

Intellectual Property Office

We are the official government body responsible for granting Intellectual Property (IP) rights in the United Kingdom.

Stand 38 and 39


rijo42 is the UK’s leading supplier of commercial coffee machines, coffee beans and coffee ingredients. Established since 1989, we have a wealth of experience in the coffee industry and pride ourselves on supplying top quality equipment, ingredients accessories and consumables.

Stand 40

Catering Stand

Enjoy some additional catering arranged for by the organisers innov8 Conference Services.